College of Education > Academics > Leadership, Language & Curriculum > Graduate Programs > Educational Leadership (EdD) > Concentration Requirements > Higher Education Requirements
Students must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 prior to the completion of 36 credit hours and 3.3 after the completion of 36 credit hours. Students are allowed no more than two grades of “C.” Upon receiving a third grade of “C,” students must retake the class in which the grade was received. Grades of “D” and “F” require that the course be retaken.
The research courses are sequenced and must be taken in the following order:
Students may select either a capstone or dissertation to complete the degree.
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